The debut EP on BFW from Maybe Starry Skies. This is a collection of three instrumental songs with influences from indie and shoegaze - this is a beautiful laidback EP. "After many years playing punk-rock in several bands, I recently started a new musical project based on instrumental pieces of music, inspired by post-rock, movies, and emotional atmospheres. Maybe Starry Skies could be defined as music to listen on the road, when the night has fallen, travelling to unknown cities. For now... Topics: ambient, indie, shoegaze, bfw
Post Human Era is the work of brothers Daniel and Michael Finfer. The is music best described as "post-pop". Influenced by artists such as Radiohead, Death Cab for Cutie, and Sigur Rós, their music contains elements of ambient, electro-pop, and post-rock music. Topic: indie, shoegaze, ambient, pop
Oneiro returns with a fantastic collection of beautiful songs somewhere near ambient shoegaze, plus two remixes by Cj Lee and Bing Satellites. Another great free download from BFW recordings. Topic: ambient, indie, shoegaze, oneiro, bfw
For his latest release on BFW recordings, SineRider delivers an ambient masterpiece. The shoegaze element is still there, but this is an album expansive psychedelic ambience. RELEASES: Binary Flowers [BFW012] 27 July 2009 December Embers [BFW036] 17 February 2009 Follow The Powerlines [BFW049] 26 April 2010 Album In A Day [BFW069] 30 August 2010 (includes one track by SineRider) SINERIDER ON THE WEB: sinerider.newgrounds.com Topic: bfw, sinerider, ambient, shoegaze, chill
The eighth BFW compilation featuring music from albums and EPs released in March to May 2011. The whole range of music we release it here - from indie guitars to lush ambience to weird electronic noise and much more besides. MUSIC: 01. Cluster One - Hemisphere 02. Daniel Land & The Modern Painters - Echo & Narcissus 03. The Slides - 1971 04. Ketsa - Ruling Planet 05. Poodleplay Arkestra - Santa's New Civilian Clothes 06. Bing Satellites - Hidden Away For Years 07. Alan Barttels - Don't... Topics: bfw, ambient, indie, shoegaze, electronica, IDM, experimental
We are sorry to announce that this album is no longer available from BFW recordings. You can buy the CD / digital download of this album at thesunshinefactorymusic.com Topics: bfw, sunshine factory, shoegaze, indie, dream pop
The debut album on BFW by Kiev-based producer Organoid. Alienation Horizon is a stunning piece of work - a mix of IDM, electronics and ambient shoegaze. There are drums, big and small, with lush atmospheric pads, blips and electronics, and electric pianos. Wonderful stuff. organoid.bandcamp.com www.facebook.com/Organoid www.jamendo.com/artist/Organoid Topics: ambient, shoegaze, electronic, IDM, chill, organoid, bfw
A while back, we invited BFW artists and our friends to submit songs for a BFW Christmas Album. We left the scope for these contributions quite wide - you could write a song with a Christmas or Winter feel, or maybe a song for your love ones, or even get out the sleigh bells and croon like Nat King Cole! It just had to be an original song - we aren't doing an album of ambient Christmas carols! What we got has astounded us. So we present to you The BFW Christmas Album 2010, a collection of 12... Topics: christmas, bfw, ambient, shoegaze, electronic, indie, experimental
Slylab, once a solo project is now a fully-fledged band. Hailing from Indionesia, they bring a bright mixture of ambient shoegaze and pop electronica to their first full release on BFW recordings. Topics: ambient, shoegaze, pop, indonesia, bfw, slylab
After the resounding success of Album In A Day volume 1, we quickly decided that we would have to try this again some time. So earlier this year, we invited musicians from around the world to each write and record a completely new song, from scratch on 19 March 2011. All the songs would be collected together the next day and released as a free download and bit torrent on Monday 21 March 2011. The response has been phenomenal! 27 songs from musicians all over the world and a wide range of styles... Topics: bfw, ambient, experimental, house, indie, shoegaze, IDM
A wonderful emotive album. Both delicate and powerful. Hints of Slowdive and Sigur Ros - which can't be a bad thing. More fantastic shoegaze influenced music from Indonesia. KORINE CONCEPTION ON THE WEB: MySpace facebook Topic: korine, conception, bfw, recordings, shoegaze, post, rock
The fifth release on BFW from SineRider. As those of you who have been lucky enough to hear SineRider's music before, a new release is always welcome. In the past, he has delivered some sublime music somewhwere on the spectrum between ambient and post rock. 'Ambivert', as the name suggests, is firmly rooted in the ambient side of things. Half an hour of chilled loveliness. SineRider on the web: sinerider.newgrounds.com sinerider.bandcamp.com Topics: ambient, electronic, soundscape, chill, shoegaze, bfw, sinerider
The excellent debut collaboration between Devin Powers (SineRider) and Graham Marlowe, both of whom will be familiar to many of you from their previous releases on BFW and beyond. We've been looking forward to this album at BFW for a while and it does not disappoint. This is an album of real beauty. A wide range of sounds and styles blended seemlessly on a very interesting album. There are warped tapes, atmospheres, electronics and guitars creating delicate melodies and beautiful soundscapes.... Topics: bfw, lakewaves, sinerider, graham marlowe, indie, electronic, IDM, shoegaze, ambient, ambient...
More details / alternative downloads: www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/Dozelimit/SuperluminalArts/ A wonderful apocalyptic BFW debut from Dozelimit, a band based in Russian city Omsk (in south west Siberia). 55 minutes of glorious shoegazing soundscapes and post rock noise. Dozelimit on the web: dozelimit.bandcamp.com www.facebook.com/dozelimit vk.com/dozelimit Topics: dozelimit, bfw, omsk, siberia, russia, post rock, indie, shoegaze
The sixth compilation from BFW recordings, featuring music from current and future BFW releases, from October 2010 to January 2011. This is a great album - a fantastic, rich and eclectic mix of music - soft pianos, warm ambient, glitchy beats, guitar drones, ambient shoegaze pop (yes, we've decide that is a genre!) and much more - all available to download for free from BFW recordings. Cover photograph by Fiona Burgin. Topics: ambient, chill, idm, electronica, bfw, shoegaze, experimental, drone
The second release on BFW from SineRider is a less ambient affair than his last release, 'Binary Flowers'. 'December Embers' has guitars and singing and has much more of a post-rock feel to it. The warm ambience is still there, but this is fairly different. Topic: SineRider, December, Embers, BFW, recordings, post, rock, shoegaze, ambient, indie
The second BFW compilation featuring music from current and future releases from BFW recordings. A wide and varied selection of music - indie, ambient, shoegaze, experimental and much more - from across the world, with artwork by the wonderful Anggie Wave. For more information on this release, please visit Tracklist: 01. The Sunshine Factory - My Sugar Cane 02. Hollydrift - Great Northern Day 03. The Telegraph Reverb - Blue Sea 04. Chris Fordham - Took A Walk 05. MagicVan - Arranged 06.... Topic: bfw, recordings, ambient, electronica, shoegaze, experimental, rock, indie,
The second release on BFW recordings from The Sunshine Factory is a fantastic shoegaze pop album. There are big beats, lush vocals and full on wall of sound guitars. Topic: sunshine, factory, vintage, revolution, bfw, recordings, shoegaze, dreampop
More details / alternative download: www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/PVHerrera/AVerySeriousKnockKnockJoke/ A collection of guitar pieces from P.V. Herrera. From quiet, atmospheric pieces to noisy, more shoegazey tracks. bugeyepatv.bandcamp.com pvherrera.webs.com Topics: P.V. Herrera, bfw, guitar, indie, ambient, shoegaze
More info / alternative downloads: www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/Lakewaves/LakewavesVol2 All music written by Devin Powers and Graham Marlowe. All production and mixing by Devin Powers with exceptions for track 3, 6, and 9 by Graham Marlowe Track 3 Welcoming the Dawn (featuring CooKeDmusic) recorded & Mixed by CooKeDmusic, Written/Performed by Graham Marlowe & Joel Nesbit Track 6 Burning Daylight recorded & mixed by Cheyne Trost; mastered by Will Bailey; keyboards & composition... Topics: lakewaves, sinerider, graham marlowe, ambient, shoegaze, bfw, electronica, idm, experimental
All tracks written, recorded, and produced by Devin Powers Album Photo by Michaël Duerinckx (Mich) Website - http://michhimself.com/pictures/ Album Art design by Devin Powers The third release on BFW from SineRider is wonderful! Powerful and emotive. Full on shoegaze guitars and lush production. Lose yourself in this fantastic EP. SINERIDER ON THE WEB: MySpace Newgrounds OTHER RELEASES: Binary Flowers [BFW012] Released 27 July 2009 December Embers [BFW036] Released 17 February 2010 Topic: sinerider, follow, powerlines, bfw, recordings, ambient, shoegaze, post, rock
Lively and full on. The poppiest of dream pop. Shoegaze influenced, guitar drenched melodies accented and supported by samples, honey sweet tone driven vocals and old school dance beats. Topic: sunshine, factory, bfw, recordings, dream, pop, shoegaze, indie
The third BFW compilation featuring music from current and future releases from BFW recordings. Showcasing a wide and varied selection of music - indie, ambient, shoegaze, experimental and much more - from across the world. Topics: bfw, recordings, ambient, shoegaze, electronica, experimental, compilation, glitch, indie
More details / alternative download: www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/Ekofisk/LastNight/ The new ambient EP from Eko_Fisk. New music from Eko_Fisk is always a joy and this new collection of three warm ambient tracks is wonderful - a real progression in the Eko_Fisk sound. Topics: Eko_Fisk, bfw, ambient, IDM, ambient shoegaze, electronic, chillout
The debut release from Spooky Child on BFW recordings is a wonderful electronic EP full of differing elements - from ambient shoegaze to drum and bass. But instead of us trying to describe the indescribable, why not just listen! Topic: bfw, ambient, shoegaze, drum n bass, IDM, electronica
"Noisy People" is a collection of shoegaze, experimental and instrumental songs by My Own True Desire (Julien Garcia) and False Awakening (Julien Pierron). Topics: bfw, false awakening, my own true desire, guitar, ambient, shoegaze, experimental
More info / alternative download: www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/AlbumInADay/Vol9/ An album of music completely written and recorded in one day! On Saturday 6th September 2014, musicians from around the world each wrote and recorded a complete new song, from scratch in one day. The next day, these songs were collected and put together as this album. The day after that, the album was be released as a free download under a Creative Commons licence! These albums are always a lot of fun. We never... Topics: bfw, ambient, experimental, indie, shoegaze, hip hop, noise, chill, album in a day
On Saturday, 28 August 2010, several musicians from around the world each wrote and recorded a song. These songs were completely conceived and finished on that day with no pre-planning, save for marking that date on the calendar. The next day, all the songs were collected and put together as an album. On Monday, 30 August 2010, this album was released as a free download by BFW recordings. MUSIC: 01. Pyotr - One Last Look At The Past www.myspace.com/piotromusic 02. Alex Gloworld -... Topic: bfw, album in a day, ambient, IDM, experimental, new age, indie, shoegaze
New single. Sparkle Afternoon is an Indonesian pop minimalist band (according to the band's own definition) with indiepop, post-rock, shoegaze and britpop elements. The name is derived from the bright-bright afternoon in 19th December 2007. The band consists of Ratih Kemala Dewi (vocals), Diki Setiadi (guitar), Wama Kurnia (bass), Yogie (guitar), Riska Rachmawati (keyboards) and Tedy Wijaya (drums). Original keyboardist Dina left in May 2007. The band is based in Bandung, Indonesia. Topics: sparkle, afternoon, gorgeous, indie, pop, post, rock, shoegaze, britpop, bandung, indonesia
First release from Manchester, UK based ambient shoegaze musician Bing Satellites. A 2 CD album of very ambient music. Originally released as a torrent 25.04.08 Topics: bing, satellites, summer, night, rebelradio.fm, manchester, ambient, shoegaze, experimental,...
Also available in a deluxe CD package - the whole album on CD in a gatefold sleeve with an 8 page booklet featuring photographs, words from music journalist David Edwards and paintings by abstract artist Ade Hodges. Buy the CD from bingsatellites.bigcartel.com The new album of quiet, beautiful songs performed on piano and guitar by prolific ambient composer Bing Satellites and Engineers/Modern Painters main man Daniel Land. Although both have worked together in the past (Bing has played on... Topics: bing satellites, daniel land, king midas, ade hodges, ambient, piano, guitar, soundscape, chill,...
A fantastic new collection of mostly ambient remixes by Bing Satellites on one album. Remixes of songs by Kurosawa, Tally Koren, Alex Gloworld, OnSpiderPark, Dibaba and Leni Ward, plus three remixed versions of songs from Bing Satellites 'Forever' EP. These remixes appear on this album thanks to the generousity of the original artists. Dibaba - 'The Truth Blending Consortium (Bing Satellites vocal mix) contains beats by OnSpiderPark. Topics: ambient, minimal, dub, shoegaze, experimental, bfw, recordings, bing, satellites, kurosawa, tally,...
Re-issue of Bing's second official release - a chilled mix of ambient piano pieces and full blown electronic shoegaze which now includes the video for the title track 'Forever'. Bing Satellites first emerged as a solo artist with the unofficial release of 3 very chilled ambient DJ mixes in 2007. This was followed by Bing joining the growing team at RebelRadio.FM, where he hosts a radio show playing an eclectic mix of ambient, shoegaze, indie, experimental and punk from around the world. Topics: bing, satellites, forever, ambient, shoegaze, rebelradio.fm
We are still looking for musicians and artists to take part in this ongoing project. Cover design by Bing Satellites - www.bingsatellites.com following on from the design for The Chain volume one, designed by Dan Northern of Tilted Square - tiltedsquare.com The Chain is a continuing collection of songs following on from one another. In the beginning... a name was chosen at random from the list of musicians who wanted the take part. That musician had three weeks to write and record a completely... Topics: bfw, the chain, Shorthand Phonetics, Tony Kavanagh, piper_ben, Eko_Fisk, Telegraph 909, Donny and...
The very first compilation from BFW Recordings. Featuring music from current and future releases from BFW Recordings and our friends. This is a new updated version of this album - the previous faulty versions released on Internet Archive are in the process of being deleted. Please share this version. Cheers Brin (BFW Recordings 30 August 2009) Topics: bfw, recordings, netlabel, ambient, shoegaze, experimental, electronica, indie, IDM, bing,...
The fifth compilation from BFW recordings, featuring music from current and future BFW releases, from August to October 2010. This album spans a wide range of music - ambient, IDM, drone, post rock and shoegaze - but has a much more experimental vibe than previous compilations. It is a fantastic collection of new music and a damn good listen. Click the song titles for download links more info on their original releases. MUSIC: 1. Chris Pettit - Bed Down 2. Pyotr - One Last Look At The Past 3.... Topics: bfw, ambient, shoegaze, indie, post rock, glitch, drone, experimental, chill
Lush, ambient shoegaze from Indonesia, similar in places to early Ulrich Schnauss and M83. For more information on this release, go to http://www.bfwrecordings.com/bfw026 Topic: telegraph, reverb, mind, universe, bfw, recordings, ambient, shoegaze, elctronica
A collection of songs based around guitar and fretless bass. Blissful ambience finishing with the apocalyptic post rock of 'Where I Stand'.These songs were recorded over the last few years, using different techniques and equipment for each song. All that links them is the presence of my trusty, battered, old guitar and fretless bass.Released just four weeks before the experimental ambient album Accidental Music volume one. RELEASES: Summer Night [BFW001] Released 1 April 2009Forever EP [BFW002]... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: bfw, bing, satellites, ambient, guitar, post rock, shoegaze, chill, experimental
An album of songs by musicians around the world, all completely written and recorded in one day! On Saturday 28th September 2013, musicians from around the world each wrote and recorded a complete new song, from scratch in one day. The next day, these songs were be collected and put together as this album. The day after that, the album was released as a free download under a Creative Commons licence! There is a whole range of music - ambient, glitchy electronica, indie and everything in... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: bfw, album in a day, ambient, electronic, electronica, IDM, indie, shoegaze, experimental, music,...
More details / alternative downloads / buy the mini CD: www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/BingSatellites/Arkosund/ www.bingsatellites.com/releases/arkosund/ An EP of abstract and epic electronic ambient music recorded in beautiful, frozen surrounding on the Baltic coast with great company, on my trip to Sweden in January 2015. Many thanks to everyone in Arkösund for the invitation and for your generosity. Topics: bing satellites, bfw, ambient, electronica, electronic, abstract, experimental, drone, ambient...